In the media

"Kingston & Surbiton is my home and I want the best for it"

An interview with Ed Davey in Kingston Voice:
Ed – you’re a Cabinet Minister, local MP, and a father of 2 small children. How do you manage to fit it all in?
Well it helps I’m the MP for the area where I live!

Students in Borough schools quiz Edward Davey on climate change

The Surrey Comet covered Edward Davey's visit to Richard Challenor School, which hosted the "Kingston-under-Thames 2114" event during National Climate Week.

Edward Davey on Daily Politics: UKIP 'basically lie to people' on immigration

In this discussion on BBC Daily Politics, Edward Davey claimed that UKIP "basically lie to people":

"On Bond, MI6 and tackling climate change with Labour"

According to an interview in the Evening Standard, not only was Edward Davey invited to join MI6 as a young man (he declined), but the roof of his Department of Energy and Climate Change was used in the latest James Bond film 'Skyfall'.

Celebrating Success at The Hollyfield School

The Surrey Comet has the story - and a great picture:

Hollyfield School star pupils get trophies for hard work

Community Energy Fortnight: A local revolution is here

Edward Davey recently inaugurated the Community Energy Fortnight, and Co-operative News has published his speech:

I want to see a community energy revolution in the UK

My article in the Guardian:

For most people, the energy debate is about the construction of big power stations, or how much it costs to keep individual homes warm and the lights on.

Ed Davey attacks 'blinkered' climate change sceptics

From the BBC:

Energy Secretary Ed Davey is to make an unprecedented attack later on climate change sceptics.

In a speech, the Lib Dem minister will complain that right-wing newspapers are undermining science for political ends.

Ed Davey hits out against coalition climate change sceptics

From the Guardian:

Ed Davey, the energy and climate change secretary, is to use a major speech at Clarence House on Wednesday afternoon to fight back against the increasingly vocal climate change scepticism among other parts of the coalition.

Edward Davey renews his scouting pledge

Edward Davey joined over a thousand scouts, cubs and beavers for their St George's Day parade and celebrations in Our Lady Immaculate Church in Tolworth. 

Tory 'Tea Party tendency' putting green energy jobs at risk, warns Ed Davey

From The Observer:

Tens of billions of pounds of investment in low-carbon, job-creating energy infrastructure projects that are "ready to go" could be lost to Britain because of an anti-green movement that is sweeping through the Tory party, the Liberal Democrat energy secretary warns today.

Energy customers get switch rights under Ofgem plans

From BBC News:

Households with pre-payment meters who owe up to £500 to their energy supplier will be able to switch to cheaper deals with another firm under new measures.

Liberal Democrats to challenge Osborne on green targets

From The Telegraph:

Ed Davey, the Energy Secretary, and Danny Alexander, the Chancellor’s number two, will call for electricity to be made almost entirely from green sources such as wind farms and nuclear by 2030.

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